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Structural Engineering Strategies for the Integrated Design of Buildings

This paper intends to introduce the IDP focusing specifically on providing strategies that achieve sustainable outcomes from a structural engineering perspective. To this end, the main objective of this work is not to prescribe but instead to inform.

Ultimately, this paper aspires to advance the structural engineering profession and to encourage the reader towards pursuing the challenging yet rewarding purpose of sustainability: to make the world a better place.

Authored by Anthony Ortiz